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Thursday, October 30

3 events

Classes

  • Oconee County Library

    Oct. 21, 10 a.m. & Oct. 30, 2 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950, www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Computer Class: Free eBooks and Audiobooks

    Learn to use Georgia Download Destination and take advantage of the free eBooks and audiobooks available. Register by calling.

  • Revival Yarns

    6 p.m. $30. 706-850-1354, www.revivalyarnsathens.com

    Knit 2 Class

    Review casting on, the knit stitch, the purl stitch, stockinette and garter stitch patterns. RSVP.

  • Revival Yarns

    3 p.m. $15. www.revivalyarnsathens.com

    Intarsia Colorwork Class

    Learn how to incorporate blocks of color in knitting projects using the intarsia method. RSVP.

Saturday, November 1

3 events

Classes

  • Revival Yarns

    3 p.m. FREE! www.revivalyarnsathens.com

    Knit 1 Class

    Get acquainted with the tools and craft of knitting. Learn cast-on stitches and the knit stitch. The class is free with the purchase of materials. RSVP.

  • Revival Yarns

    11:30 a.m. $30. www.revivalyarnsathens.com

    Crochet for Knitters

    Learn how to hold a crochet hook, slip stitch, single and double crochet stitch. You will also learn how to use crochet to add decorative borders and embellishments to knitted projects. RSVP.

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    9 a.m.-1 p.m. $45–50. www.botgarden.uga.edu

    Edible and Poisonous Mushroom Identification

    Participants will be introduced to local edible and poisonous mushrooms. There will be a garden foray to collect specimens. 

Sunday, November 2

1 event

Classes

Monday, November 3

2 events

Classes

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    1-3 p.m. FREE! 706-795-5597, www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Madison County Crafters

    The Madison County Crafters meet every week to share tips and tricks for knitting, crocheting, quilting and making various other crafts. 

  • Acropolis

    www.acroathens.com

    Luliia Workshop

    The studio offers private lessons (11 a.m.–5 p.m., $80/hr.), a beginners handstand workshop (5–7 p.m., $60) and a flexibility and contortion workshop (7–9 p.m., $60). 

Tuesday, November 4

1 event

Classes

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    6–8 p.m. $30. www.botgarden.uga.edu

    Medicinal Salves

    This class covers recipes for using herbs, essential oils and beeswax to prepare products for health and beauty. Participants will take home a container of cream, two containers of medicinal salves and recipes to create more at home.

Wednesday, November 5

3 events

Classes

Saturday, November 8

1 event

Classes

Thursday, November 13

2 events

Classes

  • Athens YWCO

    12 p.m. FREE! www.ywco.org

    Laughter Yoga

    Laughter Yoga aerobic exercise that reduces physical, mental and emotional stress.

  • Athens Technical College

    6 p.m. $49. 706-369-5763

    Buying and Selling Stocks

    This workshop is geared towards the new stock investor and will introduce you to the world of investing in the stock market. Call to register.

Saturday, November 15

1 event

Classes

  • Marti's at Midday

    11 a.m.–2:30 p.m. $60. 706-206-0291, www.rabbitbox.org

    Rabbit Box Storytelling Workshop

    Explore and shape stories from your life based on the themes "New Beginnings" and "Second Chances" in this workshop. Lunch is included.

Tuesday, November 18

2 events

Classes

  • ACC Library

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, heritageroomref@athenslibrary.org

    Getting Started with Genealogy

    This class will help you get started with your family research. This is a pre-beginning genealogy class. Registration required.

  • UGA Small Business Development Center

    10 a.m. $20. 706-542-6791

    How to do Business with Federal Prime Contractors

    In this seminar, participants will learn who the federal prime contractors are and how to market a business. Registration required.